English version

zip up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishzip up phrasal verbFASTEN/DO UPto fasten something using a zip, or to become fastened using a zip opp unzip The dress zipped up at the front.zip something ↔ up He was zipping up a small brown suitcase.zip somebody up Could you zip me up (=fasten my dress) please? I can’t reach. zip→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
zip upCan you zip my dress for me?My sleeping bag was fully zipped up.She took some money out of her purse and quickly zipped it up again.Roger zipped up the battered black case he carried his guitar in.I can't zip up these jeans - they're too tight.
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Verb table
zip
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyzip
he, she, itzips
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyzipped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave zipped
he, she, ithas zipped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad zipped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill zip
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have zipped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam zipping
he, she, itis zipping
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you, we, theyare zipping
Past
I, he, she, itwas zipping
you, we, theywere zipping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been zipping
he, she, ithas been zipping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been zipping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be zipping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been zipping
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